2021 ended up with a record low unemployment rate of 4.8%

18.01.2022 Source: Employment Agency; FFBH

According to data from the Employment Agency, unemployment rate remained flat MoM in Dec’21 at 4.8% (-1.9% YoY). The number of unemployed stood at 157 283 (-0.6% MoM; -28.6% YoY) for the month. In December, 21.5k (-12.8% MoM; -34 YoY) people registered as new unemployed, while the number of people who started working reached 14.2k (+7.9% MoM; +15.6 YoY). The newly jobs openings on the primary labour market reached 8k (-21.2% MoM; +5.2% YoY).